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Marvin Sapp Talks Lil Wayne Sampling Him On “Tha Carter V” & First Meeting Wayne [Video]

Marvin Sapp Talks Lil Wayne Sampling Him On Tha Carter V & First Meeting Wayne

Marvin Sapp sat down with Vlad TV for an interview last month and in their conversation, he spoke about Lil Wayne sampling him on Tha Carter V.

At the 7:00 mark, the American Gospel music singer-songwriter went on to talk about what it was like to hear Wayne wanting to sample “Never Would Have Made It” on his “Dope New Gospel” record featuring Nivea.

Also in their convo, Marvin recalled first meeting Weezy while backstage at the 2007 BET Awards. He recalled their dressing rooms being on the same floor and Tunechi coming up to him to say “‘Never Would I Make It’ was my sh*t”. Sapp also added that as soon as Tune came out of his room, he got a huge whiff of weed!

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The RIAA Update Certifications For 3 Albums & 19 Singles By Lil Wayne

The RIAA Update Certifications For 3 Albums & 19 Singles By Lil Wayne

Yesterday for Lil Wayne‘s birthday (September 27th), the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) updated many new Wayne certifications.

Tha Carter III is now certified octuple Platinum, Tha Carter V is now certified double Platinum, and I Am Not A Human Being (which actually turned 12-years-old yesterday) is now certified double Platinum.

Hustler Musik“, “Let It Fly” featuring Travis Scott, “Can’t Be Broken“, “I’m Single“, and “Dedicate” have all also now reached Platinum status. You can check out the full list of Weezy‘s new plaques for his singles after the jump below!

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Skip Bayless Explains Why Lil Wayne Blames Himself For Odell Beckham’s Demise In New York [Video]

Skip Bayless Explains Why Lil Wayne Blames Himself For Odell Beckham Demise In New York

On a new episode of his “The Skip Bayless Show”, the American sports columnist and commentator revealed that Lil Wayne blames himself for Odell Beckham Jr.‘s demise in New York.

Skip Bayless shared the story of Tunechi telling him why he believes he takes the blame for Odell‘s departure from the New York Giants, which all stemmed from the Tune and Beckham 40-minute interview with Josina Anderson for ESPN in 2018.

Weezy has told Skip that he was a bit upset when he arrived to the interview as he thought he was going to be interviewed alone and was shocked when he saw Odell there. He also didn’t like that the conversation didn’t have much to do with his new album at the time, Tha Carter V. Check it all out below!

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MonstaBeatz Talk Producing Lil Wayne’s “I’m Good”, “442”, “Holy”, “Vizine”, “Bleedin” & More [Video]

MonstaBeatz Talk Producing Lil Wayne Im Good, 442, Holy, Vizine, Bleedin & More

DeeLow Diamond Man and Jean Lephare of MonstaBeatz recently sat down with DGB for an “Off The Porch” interview, which you can watch below.

Around the 12:00 mark of their conversation, MonstaBeatz discussed when they first had the opportunity to work with Lil Wayne and it was on the No Ceilings mixtape with the “I’m Good” song featuring Lucci Lou. If you didn’t already know, this was one of the two original beats on that project.

The New Orleans production duo also spoke on producing Curren$y‘s “442” featuring Wayne and Birdman, how the “Vizine” track came about, the record “Holy” off Tha Carter V deluxe edition, producing the Major League Baseball intro, their “Bleedin’” beat on Weezy and Rich The Kid‘s Trust Fund Babies joint album, and much more!

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DJ Folk Talks Unreleased Lil Wayne Music With Jeezy, Kevin Gates, AJayOnes & Many More

DJ Folk Talks Unreleased Lil Wayne Music With Jeezy, Kevin Gates, AJayOnes & Many More

Production coordinator DJ Folk recently participated in a Q&A (question and answer) session with a Lil Wayne Discord server that you can read in full below.

Before the Q&A, Folk actually revealed that Jeezy has 2 unreleased songs with Wayne – one from 2011 that was produced by Drumma Boy and one from the 2014 Like Father, Like Son 2 sessions. He also mentioned producer AJayOnes has 3 more 2014 collaborations with Weezy that were recorded for Tha Carter V including one that was code named “Emergency“.

In the interview, DJ Folk discussed the I Am Not A Human Being II sessions, first meeting Tunechi, the “Life Of Mr. Carter” track, if he believes Kanye West “sabotaged” IANAHB2, wanting to get Amy Winehouse featured on “Kidnap Cupid” that was produced by Megaman, sending in a beat for a Tune and Kevin Gates collab that is still unreleased to this day, the Funeral album, his favorite Mr. Carter leak, there being at least 2000 unreleased Lil Wayne records in a vault, and much more!

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